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babies to alcohol before they know t ty're expecting. so doctors have a recommendation. good tuesday morning! its 5 o'clock on february 16th. here is a live look at . first, meteorologis t kaj o'mara has your first alert forecast, kaj... plan on light snow to graze the area today. only a dusting is likely in many areas with locations south of i-80 possibly getting a half inch. overall, we will melt more snow than we will gain today. plan on highs yet again in the 30-35 range. moving forward, there is little to no chance of precipitation moving forward through next tuesday. the big story will be the warmer air by thursday , with even warmer temperatures still likely for friday and saturday. at th time, widespread 50s are likely both fday and saturday. snow pack will be gone. fifi up the grill!today: chance of snow, mainly early high: 32-38 winds: nw 5-15 alo: 35 dbq: 34 iow: 36tonight: mostly cloudy low: 17-23 winds: nw 5-10 alo: 18 dbq: 20 iow: 23tomorrow: mostly cloudy high: 29-35 winds: n 5-10 alo: 31 dbq: 31 iow: 34tomorrow night: partly cloudy low: 20-26 winds: se 5-10 alo: 24 dbq: 22 iow: 2424
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firefighters in cedar rapids are trying to figure out what caused a mobile home fire. one person is dead and another was taken to the hospital. the fire was at 3701 16th avenue sw. 72 year old ronald jacobs died at the scene. responders took his wife, 72 year old karen jacobs, to mercy medical center before transferring her to another hospital. smoke and flames had filled the mobile home when firereghters arrived just after 7:30 a-m yesterday morning. but the fire never got large enough to threaten any nearby mobile homes. one long time resident at the mobile home park says the jacobs couple had lived there for
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issues, which may have slowed them down if they were trying to escape. " he was on oxygen, and he liked to cook in the mornings, cook breakfast and stuff like that... but i don't know what happened or whatever." one battalion chief said he does not know if the oxygen tanks they found inside the mobile home played any role in the fire. in a tv-9 follow-up this morning.. authorities are investigating a house fire in north english where firefighters found a man's body. firefighters arrived at 208 south h hhland street around 8:30 sunday night. but they didn't find the body of 25 year old austin watson until the fire was out. the state medical examiner's office will perform an autopsy. investigators believe a fatal fire in waterloo last friday night was not suspicious. firefighters pulled 53 year old ray anthony reed from his burning apartment at 16-84 mount carmel drive. he later died in the hospital. president obama will be picking a new justice for the supreme court after antonin
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and a federal appeals court judge and former u.s. attorney in cedar rapids could be up for consideration. justice scalia's death set off a debate about whether president obama should nominate someone to fill the seat during an election year. republican senate leaders s y the next president should nominate someone when he or she comes into office in january. president obama says he does plan to nominate a replacement. the senate then must approve that nominee. and that's why judge jane kelly is on a short list of nominees. kelly was an assistant u-s attorney in cedar rapids until president obama appointed her to the 8th u-s circuit court of appeals. the senene unanimously confirmed her nomination in 2013. iowa senator chuck grassley accelerated her nomination. grassley is now the chairman of the senate judiciary committee. grassley released this statement saturday. quote: "given the huge divide in the country, and the fact that this president, above all others, has made no bones about his goal to use the courts to circumvent congress and push
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agenda,a,t only makes sense that we defer to the american people who will elect a new president to select the next supreme court justice." if republicans don't get their way, university of iowa political scientist tim hagle thinks republicans will stonewall any nominees until a new president is elected. " i think that their better move will be to delay. if you give hearings to somebody and that person comes across as knowledgeable and calm it becomes harder to vote no." judge kelly y s confirmed in 83 days to her circuit seat. on average, research shows, it takes more than 270 days for that kind of coirmation. ' city council members in waverly will wait until next monday to discuss options for a historic bridge. several people gave their opinions during the city council meeting last night. the city will decide between 14 options for the nearly 100-year-old bridge after it closed
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the choices range from doing nothing to tearing it down and replacing it. a petition circulated last year to save the bridge. now more than ever, iowa is taking closer look at who is in its prisons. the state is looking for innocent people who may have been falsely convicted. legal experts here in iowa say they're certain some innocent people are sitting in iowa's prisononright now. late lastst year, governor branstad created the wrongful conviction division at the state defenders office. that was in response to the f-b-i admitting they put too much trust in bad hair analysis techniques for decades. the state has already identified roughly 80 cases of prisoners that are deserving of a closer look. this all comes as documentaries, like the netflix series making a murderer, have been widely viewed and talked about. officials say they think many prisoners will ask for case reviews. "everybody is talking about these issues, and it's fantastic so it's not just us in the legal community that realize sometimes innocent people get sentenced and convicted of things they didn't do, but now everybody knows. " iowa has never had a d-n-a exoneration,
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exonerations lists jt 12 non-dna exonerations for state cases. the man accused of hitting and killing an iowa state student has pleaded not guilty. benjamin clague's attorney submitted that plea in morning. police say clague was driving the cy ride bus last december that killed 18-year-old emmalee jacobs while intersection. police say after the crash, clague drove away and continued his route. jacobs was from urbana. clague faces several charges. a judge has scheduled his pre-trial conference for next month. the center for disease control released a new study that recommends sexually active women ages 14 to 55 to use birth contrololor stop drinking. the c-d-c says 3.3 million women are putting their developing babies at risk for fetal alcohol syndrome. kcrg-tv 9's brea love joins us live from the newsroom. brea, you spoke with a doctor here in cedar rapids? that's right. she told me the study is
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50 percent of,pregnancies in the united states are unintendede when women are drinking alcohol at any time without using birth-control they are at risk for an alcohol-exposed pregnancy. alcohol exposure during even the 6 weeks can be detrimental to a baby. 45:18 "in most doctors minds, if you're not birth control and you're having intercourse, you're trying to get pregnant. so, i always tell people if your having intercourse and you don't want a baby than lets do something to prevent it." she says if an individual does want to have a baby, they should refrain from drinking as soon as they decide to try. besides the damage to the child, kapfhamer says fetal alcohol syndrdre can cause many social implications and other damages. she says women have the tools to prevent it, they just need to take precaution. live in the newsroom, brea love, kcrg-tv nine news. one e dar rapids travel agency says its getting calls from people who are concerned about going to countries that have the zika virus. zika is a mosquito- borne virus that's been
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causes abnormally small heads and brain damage in babies. for most people the symptoms are minor, like a bad cold. the disease is spreading in central and south america. desnations unlimited says no one has c cceled their trips to those destinations. but vice president jane schulyer says the company has been talking with concerned travelers. "whether it be young or older, somehow everyone thinks it's going to affect them. it's not the age group. so we try to council them on what may be relevant, and what may not be relevant with the facts." she says her office also received a number of questions from travelers in 2014 when the ebola virus spread through a number of african countries. however, she said concerns e different because the virusesre different. more than 1,000 iowow3rd-graders will spend their summer in a reading program. the state will spend almost 2 million dollars to cover the cost of this reading
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precipitation moving forward through next tuesday. the big story will be the warmer air by thursday , with even warmer temperatures still likely for friday and saturday. at this time, widespread 50s are likely both friday and saturday. snow pack will be gone. fire up the grill!today: chance of snow, mainly early high: 32-38 winds: nw 5-15 alo: 35 dbq: 34 iow: 36tonight: mostly cloudy low: 17-23 winds: nw 5-10 0 o: 18 dbq: 20 iow: 23tomorrow: mostly cloudy high: 29-35 winds: n 5-10 alo: 31 dbq: 31 w: 34tomorrow
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18-hundred third-graders who aren't reading at grade level are scheduled to participate in a summer reading program pilot study. iowa governor terry branstad announced the state has 1 point 9 million dollars to cover the cost of the study. beginning in 2017, iowa school
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be requirededo provide summer reading programs to students who are still struggling to read at the end of third grade. the pilot study will happen this summer, and will inform next summer's reing program. "this is a pilot. a study program, that with a cohort, a group of school districts across the state, that will be able to kind of test run high quality reading programs that school districts will then be able to implement in the summer of 2017." branstad said private gifts covered one point three million dollars needed to implement the study. the rest of the money came from the iowa department of education and the iowa board of regents. participating school districts in eastern iowa include cedar rapids, marion, central community, decorah, marshalltown and aplington- parkersburg. there's a lot of talk in the iowa legislature for water quality funding. the iowa secretary of agriculture says it will likely mean more money this year. but right now, here's a look at today's
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morning!
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david geiger. ---- there's a lot of proposals from the iowa legislature for funding water quality.. and iowa secretary of agriculture.. bill northey says it's likely they will end this year with additional dollars.. he points to iowa governor terry branstatas pushes for ater quality.. he says it's set the stage.. putting this issue past the point of if.. "how do we create more funding. not whether we ought to fund, or we out to support a regulatory process. that has to the large part, been decided. we're going to find some dollars, grow that effort and we're going to stay with this non regulatory process." northey says that ould come about in a number of ways..
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governor's save proposal.. or other ways of funding. he says the legislature is still sorting it out. ---- millions of federal dollars were awarded to the midwest for water quality.. iowa ag secretary bill northey and sean mcmahon.. with the iowa agriculture water alliance says the u-s-d-a regional conservation partnership program awarded nine point five million dollars to the midwest agriculture water quality partnership. which is co-led by idals and the iowa a aiculture water alliance.. involving 43 additional partners. the funds will help an initiative engaging cal agribusinesse so bump up water quality practices like cover crops.. strip till....o till.. bioreactors... saturated buffers and wetlands. the grant is the largest national funding pool award in the country this year.. and the funds will be leveraged alongside four point ven five million dollars in iowa's funding.. and 33 million dollars from the private sector.
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investmentsts ---- there were noo markets y yterday in observancc of the president's day holday... however... the colfax sheep and goat auction on saturday.. february 13.. saw 141 head of sheep. feeder lambs fetched the days high avavage price of .19 per pound, while fed lambs averaged $1.25 per pound. and because of low weight 15 to 30 pounders sold.. the 61 head goats at the auction saw a high average ice ranging from $60.. all the way up to $220 per head. ---- a voluntary recall of blue cheese in iowa was announced saturday.. maytag dairy farms.. based in newton.. announced a possible contamination of listeria.. in its raw milk blue cheese. the products were packaged about a month ago.. and included about eight hundred 96 pounds of cheese.. it was distributed to some des moines area restaurants.. and the newton fareway.. the possible contamination was found in routine testing.. there have not been any illllsses linked to the
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video every day in the agribusiness section of kcrg.com. you'll find it under the news tab. i'm david geiger with the agribusiness report. trt 3.03 oc webtease the worst dunk, the worst pass, and the worst air ball of the week... but what about the worst carry of the week? it's all on this week's golden klutz.
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dusting is likely in many areas with locations south of i-80 possibly getting a half inch. overall, we will melt more snow than we will gain today. plan on highs yet again in the 30-35 range. moving forward, there is little to no chance of precipitation moving forward through next tuesday. the big story will be the warmer air by thursday , with even warmer temperatures still likely for friday and saturday. at this time, widespread 50s are likely both friday and
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will be gone. fire up the grill!today: chance of snow, mainly early high: 32-38 winds: nw 5-15 alo: 35 dbq: 34 iow: 36tonight: mostly cloudy low: 17-23 winds: nw 5-10 alo: 18 dbq: 20 iow: 23tomorrow: mostly cloudy high: 29-35 winds: n 5-10 alo: 31 dbq: 31 iow: 34tomorrow night: partly cloudy low: 20-26 winds: se 5-10 alo: 24 dbq: 22
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when your teammate gets hurt on the court, usually your reaction shouldn't be to laugh. in this week's golden klutz, kobe bryant had a good chuckle when a pass went horrible wrong. let's start off with the worst dunk of the week nothing more embarrassing than get stuffed by the rim. worst air ball of the week just a little short. another he missed by about 3 feet. most painfull pass of the week lebron james hits deangelo russell right were it counts. another look i
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aiming their. i can't breath. russell's teammate kobe it could be worse you get hit right in the face checkout broadcaster. out thth fan dances with the girl decides to pick her up and runs down the stairs and down goes frazier. another look what was he thinking.luckely the girl was alright. biggest nightmare for a goalie whiffing behind the net and that's a goal. worst golf shot of the around the tree and i don't think he will be using that the rest of the round. and took on aow sam uthoff of prairie in toe
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good night! two dubuque city council members are questioning a wage hike city workers. they are hoping to save taxpayers some money this year. stay with your
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kcrg-tv9. it's ---. you're watching kcrg-tv9. now, from your 24 hour news source,
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community school district says it will continue with business as usualal after firing its equity consultant. funnel deadline approaching. lots of controversial bills have to pass out of committee by friday to continue on in the session. and babies at risk. doctors say drinking while not on birth control could lead to health risks in pregnancy. here's look at on our city cam. some snow flurries flying in for your morning commute today.
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has your first alert forecast kaj... plan on light snow to graze the area today. only a dusting is likely in many areas with locations south of i-80 possibly getting a half inch. overall, we will melt more snow than we will gain today. plan on highs yet again in the 30-35 range. moving forward, there is little to no chance of precipitation moving forward through next tuesday. the big story will be the warmer a a by thursday , with even warmer temperatures still likely for friday and saturday. at this time, widespread 50s are likely both friday and saturday. snow pack will be gone. fire up the grill!today: chance of snow, mainly early high: 32-38 winds: nw 5-15 alo: 35 dbq: 34 iow: 36tonight: mostly cloudy low: 17-23 winds: nw 5-10 alo: 18 dbq: 20 iow: 23tomorrow: mostly cloudy high: 29-35 winds: n 5-10 alo: 31 dbq: 31 iow: 34tomorrow night: partly cloudy low: 20-26 winds: se 5-10 alo: 24 dbq: 22 iow: 24
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the cedar rapids community school district says people won't see muchchhange following the firing of its equity consultant last week. there were allegations the consultant... edwin javius , misrepresente d his credentials to other districts in the past. javius is the c-e-o of f consulting company called, ed- equity, out of san jose, california. the district says he worked alongside a diversity committee to create the equity action plan. it went into effect in 2015. some events like this community forum in january are part it. the program monitors the progress of targeted student groups including african american, latino and special educaaon students. despite the recent termination, the district says plans are in motion to continue making progress.
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hiring the consultant our plan was kind of a gradual release to coach our manager of student equity to a place where he felt comfortable taking that work and moving it forward and i think he has had opportunities to do that." nonothat manager of student equity will take over work on the plan in the district. the district says it will look at school needs to determine if another consultant is needed in the future. but it's not currently considering that route. the next step in an investigation that found asbestos in a cedar rapids high school will be decided today. the environmental protection commission will meet today. the commission could decide to send the case to the attorney general's office for enforcement. both the cedar rapids school district and the company it hired to clean up asbestos, abatement specialties, will be allowed to comment during that meeting. the investigation found there was uncontained asbestst at washington high school last year. the district says renovation work was taking place in the area - but students and staff did not have
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the strict says it cleaned the area where it found asbestos and tested the air when the work was done. bills in the iowa legislature have until the end of the week to make it out committee. this friday is the first funnel, which meananthe bill will die if it doesn't pass committee. if the bill started in the house committee it must make it to the house floor by friday. same goes for bills that started with senate committees. the second funnel is not until march 11th. by then, all senate bills must make it out of house committees and vice versa. one bill up for discussion today would expand medical marijuana. the house bill would allow medical marijuana production and distribution in iowa. as of now, people with epilepsy can use cannabis oil and must get it out of state. today, nearly 100 cancer patients, survivors and caregivers from across iowa will travel to the state capitol. they are asking lawmakers to pass a bill that would not let minors use tanning beds. last year, those with amereran cancer society trtrd to
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lawmakers for the same law. next month, the state is scheduled to transition to a privatized medicaid program that 3 companies will manage. but some say the state is still not ready to make the switch. they shared their concerns with lawmakers in des moines yesterday. one retired doctor said changing an entire healthcare system could set people back years and compromise health. " when you have to lose your provider, or case manager, or change the medical system you don't understand how devastating it is " the democratic- led senate passed a bill earlier this month to stop the privatization. representative art staed - a democrat from cedar rapids - has proposed a similar bill in the republican-led house. but thaha likely won't make it to the floor for debate. a district court judge has sided with the state's decision to terminate its contract with wellcare of iowa for managing medicaid. the department of human services threw w t the contract with the health care company in december. it said wellcare had
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during the bidding process. wellcare had filed a lawsuit in response to the decision. 3.3 million women are at risk of exposing their growing baby to alcohol according to the centers for disease and control. the organization released a new report this month urging women who are sexually active to use birth control. kcrg-tv nine's brea love joins us now. brea, doctorsrsre saying this study is important? that's right. the c-d-c performed a survey between women ages 15 to 44. they were asked if they drink, if they use birth control, or if they or their partners have had any procedures preventing them from pregnancy. the study found that women who are not using a form of protection are putting their babies at risk. alcohololsage within even the first four to six weeks can cause lastiti effects on a developing baby. doctors ask if a woman is trying to have a baby she should refrain from alcohol, long before finding out. 43:35 "what the study is really saying is up to 50 percent of pregnancies in the us are unintended, with unintended pregnancies being so common, if
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prevent a pregnancy." kapfhamer says sometimes having a good time can lead to more than people anticipate. she says it's safe to just be as prepared as you can be. the cdc says women who aren't actively trying to get pregnant don't usually find out until a month or two in. the organization says, why risk it? & chris, nicole? thanks a lot brea. in a tv-9 follow-up this morning.. the iowa state patrol expects everyone injured in this 33-car pile up to survive. they say slick roads likely led to the chain-reaction crash. it happened around noon in the westbound lanes of interstate 80 near west branch on sunday. two semi drivers and anonoer person were hurt. one is still in serious condition. the state patrol says one semi driver had to get stitches after the cab detatched and slid. a second semi driver was pinned in his cab for an
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semi. five allegations of sexual offenses. that's what students and staffers have filed against the midwest academy in keokuk over the past three years. the midwest academy is a boarding school for troubled teenagers. law officers raided the school on january 28th after allegations that a staff member had sexually assaulted a student. in addition to that claim, thee iowa department of human services has investigated 19 abuse cases at the school that reportedly have evidence to back them up. a couple of city council members in dubuque are calling into question a wage increase for a aut 500 city employees. luis del toro and david resnick say they want the council to reconsider a proposed 2-point-5 percent salary increase. they say eliminatininthe increase, or even reducing it, would help balance the budget for next year. "if we were do nothing else and not be come to an agreement to make any further cuts, this would be one mean that would allow us to reduce our expenses
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the two councimembers say eliminating or reducing the planned salary increase would put less of a burden on taxpayers. right now, city leaders have recommended a 1-point-7 percent property tax increase for next year. a minnesota company that produces coatings for various materials is opening a new facility in dubuque. r-i-e coatings will set up shop in the dubuque industrial district. the 25-thousand square foot space will serve customers in iowa, illinns and indiana. the dubuque development corporation says companies like r-i-e are exactly the kind it's trying to bring to the area. "what it means is eventually it's going to be their showcase facility, this is where they are going to be bringing their costumers. so, it's access to markets illinois, iowa, and indiana, but also they provide services that are existing in industries that are utilized so that's important for the city of dubuque, the industry, and the
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the company is planning to employ 12 to 15 production workers in dubuque. it hopes to start manufacturing on july first. the university of iowa now has a $2.6 million dollar grant to help save soldiers from harm. the grant from the office of naval research will help create a simulation pgram to prevent injuries to u-s marines. the university's virtual human model, santos, will help create software that will allow marines to use their own characteristics like height, weight, and strength. the simulation program will be able to accurately predidi injuries and help recommend training for individual marines. "in 2006 there was 1.9 million injuries just in the u.s. marines. so if we're able to reduce that just by 20 or 30 percent, then that would be fantastic. " karim abdel- malek started the the virtual soldier research program in 2003. millenenals have a distinct t drink of chhce while out at the bar. new research says that they're becoming
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up what is left of their homes this morning. the national weather service confirmed a totnado struck close to the center of town. there are lots of damamed buildings and trees down. no word on injuries. plan on light snow to graze the area today. only a dusting is likely in many areas with locations south of i-80 possibly getting a half inch. overall, we will lt more snow than we will gain toda plan on highs yet again in the 30-35 range. movinin forward, there is little to no chance of precipitation moving forward through next tuesday.y.he big
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thursday , with even warmer temperatures still likely for friday and saturday. at this time, widespread 50s are likely both friday and saturday. snow pack will be gone.%fire up the grill!today: chance of snow, mainly early high: 32-38 winds: nw 5-15 alo: 35 dbq: 34 iow: 36tonight: mostly cloudy low: 17-23 winds: nw 5-10 alo: 18 dbq: 20 iow: 23tomorrow: mostly cloudy high: 29-35 winds: n 5-10 alo: 31 dbq: 31 iow: 34tomorrow night: partly cloudy low: 20-26 winds: se 5-10 alo: 24 dbq: 22
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president's day holiday. and one u-s company will soon be doing business in cuba. president obama has approved the first u-s factory y be built and operatat in cuba in m me thanan0 years. alabama-basas cleber l-l-c hopes to start production by early next year. the company builds tractors for small farms. $&
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a store near you. experts say the startup "salted venture" will unveil its newest project at the mobile world congress next week. the shoes have sensors that can detect your balance and posture. the sensors use that information give you tips on improving things lili your fitness regimen or golf swing. and new research shows that millennials drank 42 percent of all wine consumed in the u-s last year. that's more than any other generation. "the wine market council" found that americans between the ages of 21 and 38 drank 159 point 6 million cases of wine last year. that's average of two cases per person. it's here's a live look
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plan on light snow to graze the area today. only a dusting is likely in many areas with locations south of i-80 possibly getting a half inch. overall, we will melt more snow than we will gain today. plan on highs yet again in the 30-35 range. moving forward, there is little to no chance of precipitation moving forward through next tuesday. the big story will bebe the warmer air by thursday , with even warmer temperatures still likely for friday and saturday. at this time, widespread 50s are likely both friday and saturday. snow pack will be gone. fire up the grill!today: chance of
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winds: nw 5-15 alo: 35 dbq: 34 iow: 36tonight: mostly cloudy low: 17-23 winds: nw 5-10 alo: 18 dbq: 20 iow: 23tomorrow: mostly cloudy high: 29-35 winds: n 5-10 alo: 31 dbq: 31 iow: 34tomorrow night: partly cloudy low: 20-26 winds: se 5-10 alo: 24 dbq: 22 iow: 24
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here's a look at today's top stories... the cedar rapids community school district says people won't see much change after firing its equity consultltt last week. the district fired edwin javius after social media posts say he misrepresente d his credentials. the district says 's not
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two eastern iowans are dead this morning after two separate fatal home fires. 72 year old ronald jacobs died in a mobile home fire in cedar rapids yesterday morning. 25 year old austin watson died in a house fire late sunday night in north english. the state medical examiner's office will perform an autopsy on watson.
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10 standings really needed a win tonight at minnesota. this went down to the buzzer lets cut to the chase.. the iowa defense with a big play late forcing the turnover and davis finishes but the hawks did not have answer for rachel banham for two of her game high 35 to give the gophers a one point lead.. but the hawks regain the lead..chase coley off the inbounds with two of her team high 21.. and back and
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gophers led 75-74.. but lisa draws up a play for ally disterhoft who takes the baseline to give iowa a one point lead with 8 seconds to play.. minnesota one last chance and banham for 3 beats the buzzer got it for the 78-76 gophers win what a heartbreaker for the hawkeyes who lose their fourth straight. high school basketball tonight. 2a district play 5th ranked anamosa hosted north cedar. and the raiders with a lot of steals tonight this one turns into a layupp on the other end.. and anamosa with a great football team too and they thru a lot of touchdown passes tonight.. tyler zumbach for the six... and then one of the top scorers in the state collin schulte connects from downtown and the raiders led 15-nothing.. north cedararinally stops the blblding on the logan minar bucket in the paint.. but the anamosa press was just too quick.. kyle shepanski with the steal and bucket and the raiders advance with the win. down in iowa city tonight regina hosted weststiberty.
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second quarter....nat han stenger with the putback....regina up 28-16... --on the other end, freshman seth feldman with a nifty lay-up but the comets still trailed by 14.... .5 seconds play in the quarter...regals in-bound it to stenger and he launches one from 30 feet away to beat the buzzer nothing but net....regina led by 15 at the half and the r rals win it 65-33.
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good tuesday morning. you're looking live on our citycam. it's february 16th and here's what you need to know today. fire investigators are working this morning to find out what caused two deadly fires yesterday -- one in north english and one in cedar rapids. the cedar rapids community school district says it isn't looking to hire a new equity consultant after firing edwin javius last week amid social media allegations. iowa is taking a closer look at who is in its prisons. the state is looking for innocent people who
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convicted. drink to use birth control to decrease the risk of having babies with fetal alcohol syndrome. snow, ice and heavy rain is making driving conditions east coast. and people in the south are damage. from your 24 hour news source, news. first, meteorologis t kaj o'mara has y/ur first alert forecast, kaj... plan on light snow to graze the ea today. only a duststg is likely in many areas with locations south of i-80 possibly getting a half inch. overall, we will melt more snow than we will gain today. plan on highs yet again in the 30-35 range. moving forward, there is little to no chance of precipipition moving forward through next
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